Office of Academic Research Development (OARD)

We provide consultation, mentorship, collaboration and leadership to administration, faculty, staff, residents, fellows, and students on research and scholarship. Our office coordinates, develops, and evaluates new opportunities for research and provides faculty development opportunities to promote excellence in research. Support is provided at all stages of the research process cycle as needed and requested.

Our goals are to provide innovative and meaningful support to researchers and promote excellence in research through scholarship and faculty development.

Research Education and Resources

Resources are available for all steps in the research process from formulating a research question to disseminating the findings.

Internal Funding

Several funding opportunities are available to support Medical Residents and Fellows, Post-Doctoral Fellows and other staff in research related travel.

Collaborations & Internships